The BIG SLIM

                                                          The BIG Slim 6-week Weight Loss Challenge

Hello and welcome to The BIG Slim 6-week weight loss Challenge, this Challenge was designed by fitness expert and celebrity trainer Joseph Brooks. Joseph has impacted the lives of many people with his message of health and wellness, he has been featured as a fitness expert on KSAT-12’s popular show SA live which has allowed him to share his message with thousands of households and businesses.

Joseph created the Challenge to help people jump start their lives and begin living a better quality of life, for themselves and future generations, all while having some fun, building relationships and being guided by an expert trainer.

After losing his mother to heart disease when he was 18 and his father to lung cancer when he was 11, Joseph vowed to make fitness and wellness a priority and help others do the same.

Joseph has taken the guesswork out of this challenge by providing each participant with an eating outline and simple body weight exercises that can be done at home or in a gym, information may be found on this website.

Open registration begins July 27th 2019 and 1st weigh -in will be September 28th at 8 a.m. The competition will begin on September 29th 2019 the 1st and final weigh-in and prize award will be November 5th 2019 at 8 a.m. and must be held at Beautiful Image Wellness Center,

Weekly Weigh-Ins and mini workout will be held Saturday mornings at 8 a.m. at Beautiful image wellness center (Initial weigh-in, weekly weigh-ins and last weigh-in must be done at Beautiful Image Wellness Center.

Weigh-IN September 28th 2019

Contest begins: September 29th 2019

Time: 8 a,m,

Place: 7300 Blanco Rd. San Antonio Tx, 78216

Contact: (210) 908-1490 for details.

Attire: T-shirt or sports shirt and shorts also must be worn in final weigh-in.

Fee: $99

  • Grand Prize There will be a Male and Female winner!!! each will receive $1500 cash and a drawing between winners will give a bonus 5% of revenue generated during registrations for the duration of the said contest. (BSWC and promoters reserve the right to change the structure and amount of the prize at their discretion.)

Trainers Cut - If the winner has a trainer for the duration of the program that helped them reach their goal, the trainer will be acknowledged and receive a cash prize.

Referral - The participant with the most Referrals that sign - up to the BIG SLIM challenge or any Next level personal training Service, will receive 6 months in personal training live or online and $500 cash.

The BIG Slim 6-week Weight loss Challenge Waiver

(Please run a copy sign and bring to weigh-In on the 28th.)

I declare that I wish to participate in the BIG Slim 6-week weight loss Contest (hereinafter, the “Contest”), which is part of the Next Level Personal Training fitness campaign and its participating affiliates/subsidiaries and I understand that I may do so only upon the following representations, agreements, and conditions:

 

1.       I hereby certify and attest that I am eighteen (18) years old or older.

2.       I acknowledge and represent that my participation in the Contest is completely voluntary on my part. 

3.       I will be liable for and will pay for any and all costs associated with my participation in the Contest.

4.       I understand that contest promoters and creators strongly encourages and advises that I consult with a physician and obtain his/her approval prior to beginning any weight loss effort or regimen.  I hereby certify and attest that I have either actually consulted with and/or had the opportunity to so consult with a physician prior to beginning the Contest. I further acknowledge and understand that BSWC, Next Level is not a medical organization, and that any advice, tips, suggestions, or “challenges” that I may receive from BSWC , Next Level regarding my participation in the Contest is/are (i) general in nature, (ii) not medical advice or a medical diagnosis specifically tailored to me, and (iii) not required to be followed for participation in the Contest.

 

5.       I hereby certify and attest that I am in a physical condition sufficient to safely participate in the Contest.  I further certify and attest that I have no conditions (including pregnancy), ailments, diseases, disorders, proclivities, or tendencies that would or will render my participation in the Contest unsafe or unhealthy for me.

6.       I acknowledge that I have received, read, and understand the descriptions of the Contest that have been provided to me via electronic mail.  I further acknowledge, understand, and agree to the following rules and guidelines of the Contest:

a. Prior to beginning the Contest, I am required to (i) obtain a health assessment that includes an evaluation of my weight, (ii) provide to BSWC confirmation that I obtained such an assessment. This requirement applies regardless of my location. If I fail to obtain this assessment and/or provide the appropriate confirmation of having obtained this assessment for any reason, I will not be permitted to participate in the Contest. I understand that my body weight is the only information from the health assessment required to be provided to the appropriate BSWC administrator for the Contest.

b. The Contest will begin on September 29th, 2019, and will end on November 9th at 7:a.m. Central Standard Time. Registration begins July 27th 2019.

c. For the purposes of the Contest, the measurement of my starting body weight and ending body weight must be taken at the participating facility location or by my physician. If my starting body weight and/or my ending body weight is taken by a physician, I must submit a note from such physician containing my weight. My starting body weight must be measured and submitted no later than September 28th 2019. If I fail to adequately and timely submit my starting weight, I will not be permitted to participate in the Contest. My ending body weight must be measured and submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. Central Standard Time on September 28th. 2019. If I fail to adequately and timely submit my ending weight, I will not be permitted to participate in the Contest.

d. I am required to weigh-in weekly (on Saturdays at 8 a.m) during the Contest. These weekly weigh-ins must be taken at the Beautiful Image Wellness Center office. If taken on a personal scale, the weight must be reported to Joseph Brooks by photo via text (210)908-1490. If taken in a the office, the appropriate administrator for the Contest will report my weight to Joseph Brooks.

e.       There will be only two (2) winners of the Contest: one male and one female.  The winners will be determined by percentage of total weight loss: the male with the highest percentage of total weight loss in comparison to other males will be the male winner of the Contest, and the female with the highest percentage of total weight loss in comparison to other females will be the female winner of the Contest.  Percentage of total weight loss will be calculated by the following formula:

                                                              i.      Starting Body Weight minus Ending Body Weight = Pounds Lost

                                                            ii.      (Pounds Lost ÷ Starting Body Weight) x 100 = Percentage of Total Weight Loss

f.        If two participants of the same gender achieve the same percentage of total weight loss, a coin toss will determine the winner.  If more than two participants of the same gender achieve the same percentage of total weight loss, the winner will be determined by a drawing.

g.       BSWC reserves the right to suspend or terminate the Contest at any time for any reason without a refund.

7.       I agree to disclose to my weight to BSWC as required in accordance with the Contest.  I acknowledge that BSWC will have access to my weight.  I further acknowledge and agree that, while BSWC will attempt to reasonably minimize the number of persons with access to my weight, my weight and/or percentage of weight loss (as measured at any time) is/are not confidential or “protected health information” (as that term is used under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) and may be disclosed, handled, or discarded pursuant to the determination of BSWC and promoter.

8.       I further acknowledge and understand that there are various risks associated with any weight loss effort(s) or regimen(s), including changed frequency and/or type of physical activity and/or diet; (b) that the specific risks arising from or relating to such weight loss effort(s) or regimen(s) vary; and (c) that such risks range from (i) minor injuries such as temporary digestive discomfort, scratches, bruises, and sprains; (ii) to major injuries such as eye injury or loss of sight, joint or back injuries, heart attacks, and concussion; (iii) to catastrophic injuries including paralysis and death. I am aware of these risks, and I do hereby acknowledge, accept, and assume these risks.

9.       I further acknowledge and understand the following:  (i) BSWC nor the Contest is associated or affiliated in any way with The Biggest Loser® television series, websites, services, or products; and (ii) BSWC is not requiring, endorsing, sanctioning, or rejecting any specific weight loss effort or regimen, including any such effort or regimen discussed on or used in The Biggest Loser® television series, websites, services, or products. 

10.   In order to participate in the Contest, I, on behalf of myself and anyone else entitled to act on my behalf at any time, hereby WAIVE any and all claims, costs, liabilities, injuries, expenses, damages, fees, or judgments, including, but not limited to attorneys’ fees and court costs (collectively, hereinafter, the “Claims”) arising out of and/or in connection with my participation in the Contest, even if the Claims arise out of or are associated with the disclosure of my weight or any other medical information I may disclose to BSWC, Next Level and Joseph Brooks, my paralysis, or my death, and RELEASE and FOREVER DISCHARGE  Joseph Brooks, BSWC , Next Level Personal Training and any of its (as applicable) owners, shareholders, partners, directors, officers, managers, executives, employees, independent contractors, subcontractors, agents, attorneys, assigns, affiliates, parents, and subsidiaries, whether past or present, of and from the Claims arising out of and/or in connection with my participation in the Contest, even if the Claims arise out of or are associated with the disclosure of my weight or any other medical information I may disclose to BSWC, my paralysis, or my death.

11. I hereby voluntarily execute and deliver this Big Slim Weight loss challenge Waiver Form so that I may participate in the Contest. I have read and understand this Big Slim Contest Waiver Form, and I am fully aware of the guidelines and rules surrounding the Contest. I also give The BSWC, Next Level Personal Training and Joseph Brooks to use my likeness, photos and videos for promotional purposes without seeking compensation of any kind from them or their affiliates now or in the future.

 

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Printed Name of Participant                                 Signature of Participant         

 

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The BIG Slim 6-week weight-loss Challenge

OFFICIAL RULES

1. PARTICIPATION CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF RULES AND DECISIONS, CONSENT TO USE AND RELEASE OF CLAIMS. By entering this contest, each participant warrants that he or she has read and agrees to abide by all contest rules ("Official Rules") and that he or she is not prohibited from participating in the contest. Participation in this contest constitutes participant's full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of its subsidiaries, affiliates, employees and agents, which are final, binding and nonnegotiable in all respects. Each participant agrees to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Joseph Brooks, The BIG Slim Weight loss Challenge, Next Level Personal Training,and its subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives, attorneys, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers from any liability arising from or related to the contest and/or the receipt or use of the prizes awarded in connection with the contest, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy. Further, participant fully and unconditionally releases all claims for consideration, copyright infringement and all other claims of any nature relating to the use of participant's entry, name or likeness. 3. ALL PARTICIPANTS SHOULD CONSULT WITH A QUALIFIED HEALTHCARE PROVIDER BEFORE ENGAGING IN THIS CONTEST AND DURING THIS CONTEST. LOSING WEIGHT CAN BE RISKY IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES AND The BIG Slim WANTS TO AVOID ANY POTENTIAL INJURIES. PARTICIPANTS ASSUME ALL RISKS OF THEIR PARTICIPATION. Please note that weight loss should be the result of healthier eating and exercise habits and participants should participant in a fair and healthy manner. Participants are not allowed to:  Use diet pills (herbal or prescription appetite suppressants, metabolism enhancers, etc.);  use laxatives or colonics;  use water pills (diuretics), unless such diuretics are prescribed by a doctor for a medical condition such as high blood pressure;  engage in binging or excessive hydration;  engage in purging (self-induced vomiting);  engage in excessive dehydration;  engage in weight loss medical procedures during the course of the contest. 4. ELIGIBILITY. This contest is open to participants who are U.S. residents 18 years of age and older, excluding residents of Rhode Island, New York and Florida. Participants can be a team of (2) or individual, teams weight percentage will be calculated seperately. Each participant may only be a member of one (1) team. Proof of age and identity must be furnished upon request. Joseph Brooks and The BIG Slim reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, suspend or amend this contest at any time for any reason without prior notice. Joseph Brooks and The BIG Slim further reserves the right to amend these Official Rules at any time without prior notice, at its sole discretion. Joseph Brooks and BSWC reserves the right to disqualify any participant for any reason, including, but not limited to, violation of these Official Rules or infringement of the rights of a third party. This promotion is void where prohibited by law. Joseph Brooks nor The BSWC is not responsible for any printing or typographical errors in any material associated with the contest. 5. TO ENTER. This contest will run between {September 30th - October 10th final weigh-In (the "Completion Date"). The contest will include: an initial weigh in at the Beautiful Image Wellness; five(5) weekly weigh ins; and one (1) final weigh in at the Beautiful Image Wellness Center upon conclusion of the six (6) week period and each contestant will provide a completed entry form before the 1st weigh-In which will be September 28th from 8 a.m-10 a.m, as well as a participant waiver for each individual participant. At the Weigh in Center, each participant will be weighed and his/her weight will be recorded by BSWC. In addition, an individual or team photograph will be taken at the Weigh in Center, participants grant BSWC and Joseph Brooks to use before/after photos for promotional pieces in future and current marketing campaigns without expecting any current or future compensation, The clothing at the Weigh In should be appropriate athletic attire, as determined in BSWC sole discretion, and participants will be asked to remove shoes, overcoats, jackets and contents from pockets for the actual weigh in. Participants should not layer clothing or do anything that will increase or distort their individual weight for the initial weigh in. The entry form and participant waiver can be found online at http://www.gotothenextlevel.net or may be picked up at Beautiful Image Wellness Center before the Start Date. In connection with the entry, participants will be required to provide their name, gender, birth date, email address, photograph. All completed entries and participant waivers must be received no later than 8 p.m. CST on the Start Dates ("Eligible Entries"). Submissions received after this date and time will not be valid. Each participant will be provided with our webpage that they may access throughout the contest. WEEKLY CHECK-IN’S Each Saturday morning during the contest period, each team member must complete an individual weigh in, such weigh in may be completed at any location of the participant's choosing and individual weights must be entered on or before Saturday at 4:00 p.m. CST of each week ("Weekly Weigh In Time"). If a team member fails to provide its weekly weigh in amounts by the Weekly Weigh in Time, for any reason, they will be disqualified from the contest, with NO REFUND of ENTRY FEE, On the Completion Dates, all participants must appear in person at the Weigh in Center they Weighed in at initially for the final weigh in of the contest (or weigh out). Final weigh in will occur between 8 a.m.-10 a.m. CST on the Completion Dates. At the Weigh in Center, each participant will be weighed and his/her weight will be recorded by BSWC. In addition, a final photograph will be taken at the Weigh in Center. Participants must wear substantially equivalent clothing for their official weigh out as they wore for the weigh in on the Start Date. The calculation for all prizes shall be determined by taking the teams beginning weight minus the ending weight from specified dates (as set forth below in more detail), which provides the total number of pounds lost in a given period of time. The total number of pounds lost will be divided by the beginning weight, which sum will be multiplied by 100 which equals the percentage of weight loss for such period of time. Personal information collected from entries is subject to BSWC Privacy Policy, which is incorporated herein by reference. Persons submitting entries under false pretenses will be disqualified. If for any reason the Internet portion of the contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the contest, BSWC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the contest. BSWC reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the contest. BSWC has no obligation to notify a participant of his/her disqualification. If a participant is disqualified for any reason, then the entire team is disqualified. Caution: any attempt by a participant to undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and, should such an attempt be made, BSWC reserves the right to prosecute and seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law. BSWC is not responsible for any lost, illegible or misdirected entries. Entries will not be returned and will become the property of BSWC for promotional and other use, and by entering participants agree to assign any and all rights in and to the entries, and copyrights thereof, to BSWC and Joseph Brooks. By entering, each participant authorizes BSWC to use his or her name, likeness and image in its advertising and promotion. 6. PRIZE a. Weekly Prizes: Every participant that successfully weighs-in and records individual/team weight every week, or if participating in the weekly Fitness and Wellness Challenge – records their participation hours (on time - no exceptions) will be entered to win one of 10 weekly drawings for cash and prizes. Additional prizes will be awarded to individuals who work out at ‘official’ fitness centers and/or attend ‘official’ sponsor events . The individual that has participated the most for a particular week will be named the weekly winner for such week. Weekly prizes will be determined and announced not later than the week prior. The same individual can be named the winner in multiple weeks. Weekly winners will be determined based solely upon check in “official” workouts during the proceeding seven (7) day period. On or before 10 a.m. CST on Saturday of following the Weekly Weigh in Time, BSWC will announce the winner. b. Grand Prize: The individual that has lost the largest percentage of total weight loss from the Start Date to the Completion Date will be named the Grand Prize winner. While the Grand Prize winner doesn't have to have won any weekly prizes throughout the contest period to be eligible for the Grand Prize, winning a weekly prize or prizes will not disqualify an individual from winning the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize: The Female/Male winner will receive a $1500.00 cash. Expenses not stated are solely the responsibility of the winner. 7. IDENTIFICATION OF WINNERS.the official weigh out celebration. If the individual/team is not present, BSWC will contact the winners of the Grand Prize, Each individual participant must accept the prize by signing and returning the Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release and a copy of these Official Rules no later than ten (10) days after receipt. No Prize will be awarded until such documentation is received by Joseph Brooks and BSWC for all participants. If a participant of the winning team refuses to execute the Affidavit/Release, then the individual/team team will be disqualified and the prize will be awarded to the next applicable participant. A list of all winners teams will posted online at http://www.gotothenextlevel.com The winning participants are responsible for any taxes associated with the award of a prize. Please note that Joseph Brooks or BSWC will only provide the first name of the Individual/team and total weight loss percentage to the general public. 8. SPONSOR: This contest is sponsored and promoted by Next Level Personal Training 9. MISCELLANEOUS. Everything for this contest is provided as is, without warranty of any kind, express or implied. By entering, participants consent to the exclusive venue and jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of Texas, in all disputes arising out of or related to these rules or these sweepstakes. This contest is governed and construed under the laws of the State of Texas, excluding its conflict of laws.